In this class, Ven. Lobsang Chokyi discusses the concepts behind tantra and how to know when you're ready to enter the tantric path. Lama Yeshe felt that Western students could really benefit from some of the basic ideas of tantra, even before they enter the path. Please note that this is an open teaching appropriate for all levels. This package includes a talk on performing Retreat given by Ven. Tenzin Chogkyi on May 29, 2007.